Graphics: Create vectors with Adobe Illustrator

Premium graphic design software

***Adobe CC is professional software and is priced accordingly. Students can buy Adobe CC online at a discounted rate, and staff line managers can make a request via the IT Service Desk.

Adobe Creative Cloud is a suite of professional photography, video, design and animation applications including Illustrator for vector graphics. Often used to create logos and assets for animation, vector graphics can be scaled to any size and will never look blurry.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Students can access Adobe Illustrator on the multimedia PCs in the Library. Locations of Multimedia PCs:

  • two on Floor 1 beside issue desk
  • two on Floor 4 on the East side by the offices
  • one on Floor 5 on the East side by the offices
  • one on Floor 6 on the West side with height adjustable desk

If you need training, the first video on the carousel is a free, three hour crash course in Illustrator that's great for beginners. If you know the basics and are looking for quick tips, the rest of the videos are one minute tutorials for common tasks. See the Links section below for further support.

Related resources | Graphics: Elements | Graphics: Photoshop | Graphics: Photopea

Last updated on 26 July 2022